Lincolnshire Teaching School Alliance

Primary Courses

Developing the Role of the Science Subject Leader

Good subject leadership has a positive impact on the quality of science teaching in primary schools. You will explore a range of strategies to audit and lead science in your school, understand your role more fully and be able to identify and promote effective primary science.

Outcomes

You will be able to:

  • set and manage processes for leading science effectively
  • lead change in your school to support delivery of the new primary curriculum

Date and Time

Venue

Booking

Monday 12th November

9.30am-3.15pm

Staniland Academy, Boston

PE21 8DF

Fee £99

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Monday 19th November

9.30am-3.30pm

Manor Farm Academy, North Hykeham

LN6 9ST

Fee £99

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Teaching Science in EYFS

Science can be used to support the development of the three characteristics of effective learning through exploration of the immediate environment. This course will increase your confidence in using a range of approaches and assessment strategies to meet children's needs in Early Years.

Outcomes

You will be able to:

  • identify and plan opportunities for the development of the  three characteristics of effective learning
  • have an extended range of strategies to engage children with their immediate environment
  • have increased confidence in using a range of assessment approaches

Date and Time

Venue

Booking

Wednesday 28th November

9.30am-3.30pm

Manor Farm Academy, North Hykeham

LN6 9ST

Fee £99

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Making powerful connections between primary literacy and science

Summary

You will explore a range of strategies designed to improve children's ability to use scientific language. You will be able to maximise the opportunities for developing literacy skills and improving attainment in science by planning lessons in which children communicate science ideas, knowledge and understanding.

Outcomes

  • gain an awareness of the nature and breadth of opportunities for linking science and literacy
  • develop strategies for raising attainment in science through developing speaking, listening and writing skills to communicate scientific learning
  • begin to identify progression in science and literacy

Date and Time

Venue

Booking

Monday 3rd December

9.30am-3.30pm

Malcolm Sargent Primary School, Empingham Road, Stamford PE9 2SR

Fee £99

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